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Tropical Cruising Handbook

International Marine Publishing


By Mark Smaalders & Kim des Rochers

The only guide devoted exclusively to low-latitude cruising, Tropical Cruising Handbook arms cruising sailors with the knowledge and skills needed to sail the tropics. It includes:

  • Equipping a boat for tropical sailing
  • Maintaining gear in tropical environments
  • Passage making and coral-reef navigation
  • And more

"A rare gem – an instructional book that is as inspiring as it is sensible and comprehensive." – Cruising World

Title: Tropical Cruising Handbook
Author: Mark Smaalders & Kim des Rochers
Publisher: International Marine Publishing
Published: August 30, 2004
Pages: 384
ISBN: 9780071440301
Binding: Paperback